Armed robbery at restaurant in southwest Detroit

Posted at 3:02 PM, May 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-17 15:02:57-04

There was an armed robbery at a restaurant in southwest Detroit in the 4700 block of West Vernor and police are trying to identify and locate the man involved.

The robbery happened at about 7:30 p.m. on May 9. An armed man in a mask came in demanding money, according to police.  

He had a silver handgun and pointed it at several customers and the clerk.

The suspect is described as a white male, blonde hair, 5-feet-5, 160 pounds to 180 pounds.  

He was wearing blue jeans and a long sleeved burgundy shirt.